Drawings

 

Commissions

 

Hard Words

a film about Ellen Bell’s work  

 

 

Commissions

Ellen Bell Tree Stories 2009

Tree Stories 2009

70 x 62.5 x 6.5 cm Paper ephemera & acid-free glue
Bell was commissioned to produce this drawing to mark a client’s daughter’s coming of age.

Tree Stories detail

Tree Stories 2009

70 x 62.5 x 6.5 cm Paper ephemera & acid-free glue
Bell was commissioned to produce this drawing to mark a client’s daughter’s coming of age.

EllenBell Timepiece 2009

Timepiece 2009

93 x 64 x 5 cm Paper ephemera & acid-free glue
Bell was commissioned by an antique clock & watch restorer to make this piece in celebration of his craft.

EllenBell Timepiece 2009 (detail)

Timepiece 2009

93 x 64 x 5 cm Paper ephemera & acid-free glue
Bell was commissioned by an antique clock & watch restorer to make this piece in celebration of his craft.

House 2009

House 2009

52 x 42 x 6 cm Text on paper & acid-free glue

House 2009 detail

House 2009

52 x 42 x 6 cm Text on paper & acid-free glue

Bedtime Stories 2009

Bedtime Stories 2009

66 x 50 6.5 cm Children’s book pages & acid-free glue

Bedtime Stories 2009 (detail)

Bedtime Stories 2009

66 x 50 6.5 cm Children’s book pages & acid-free glue

What B Beauty 2009

What B Beauty 2009

116 x 85 x 5 cm Magazine ephemera & acid-free glue
Bell was asked by a client who runs a dermatology & beauty clinic to produce a piece that took a wry look at plastic surgery and all that it promises.

What B Beauty 2009 close-up

What B Beauty 2009

116 x 85 x 5 cm Magazine ephemera & acid-free glue
Bell was asked by a client who runs a dermatology & beauty clinic to produce a piece that took a wry look at plastic surgery and all that it promises.